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Early Head Start Consulting

EHS Start-up planning services

The Early Childhood Training Center (ECTC) at Portland State University is uniquely prepared to assist your agency in designing and implementing programs and systems for high-quality infant, toddler and family services. Since 1995, ECTC has supported the needs of the Early Head Start community with development, training, and consultation services. ECTC's experienced directors, staff and consultants have a widely respected history of providing EHS start-up consultation for Early Head Start programs both regionally and nationally.

We can help
ECTC can assist you in planning, creating and implementing new programs and services, or help you in retooling or adding support to existing programs. We have a unique depth of experience to help you strategically refine your organization's work and meet your goals. Our successful projects have ranged from large to small; we can tailor a program to fit a specific need at your agency, or help you lay the groundwork for new services.

Experienced EHS consultants
The hallmark of our consultants is their rich depth of experience in designing and implementing innovative and successful high-quality programs. Each consultant brings experienced and unique perspectives to help build programs that meed the needs of infants, toddlers, and their families.

What people say

"The staff at the Early Childhood Training Center have provided our program with thoughtful, individualized consultation and assistance with planning, high quality on-site training, and connections to resources and colleagues in the field."

—Christine Gee, Director, Mt. States Early Head Start, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

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